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Calgary Stampede

July 5-14, 2019 Calgary Stampede

For 10 days and nights every July, Calgary puts on its white hat and welcomes the world. Become a cowboy or cowgirl, witnessing the world’s top rodeo, thrilling chuckwagon races, First Nation culture, Agriculture showcase, live music and much more. ​

Here are some helpful tips to stay safe and have fun at this year's Stampede.


Getting around

Calgary Transit - Stampede 101 - Read tips for getting around during Stampede.

Late night taxi stands - Find Stampede taxi stand locations and temporary late-night taxi stand locations.

Taxi Meter Rates -Find information on taxi meter rates.

Parking downtown -Find information on parking downtown.

Stampede Parade - July 5

Stampede parade road closures and transit information - Find information on parade day road closures.

Stampede parade accessible viewing zones - Find information on locations along the parade route to accommodate people with mobility challenges.


Hosting an event

Noise at major events -Learn about permits and bylaws for noise at major events.

Permits for party tents and special functions - Learn about permits required for party tents and special functions.

Resource for planning an event on City land -Learn about the resources available to help you if you are planning a festival or event.

Fire safety for event planning - Learn more about working with the Calgary Fire Department for the fire-safe planning of your event.​

Staying Safe

Taxi, Limousine & Ridesharing Passenger Safety - Read tips for taxi, limousine & ridesharing passenger safety.

Best Bar None - Find a list of accredited establishments that have taken steps to make sure their business is held to the highest levels of safety and quality.

Pedestrian safety - Learn safety tips for pedestrians and motorists.